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metricationnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌmetrɪˈkeɪʃən/
MEASURES the ​change from ​measuring things in imperialunits (= ​feet, ​pounds, pints, etc.) to using metricunits (= ​metres, ​kilograms, ​litres, etc.): Metrication has still not been fully ​implemented in the ​constructionindustry.
(Definition of metrication from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “metrication”
in Chinese (Simplified) 采用公制, 公制化…
in Chinese (Traditional) 採用公制, 公制化…
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